Charles L Nunn

Charles L Nunn

Gosnell Family Professor in Global Health

Internal office address: 
90383, 106 Biological Sciences, Durham, NC 27708


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Duke University 1999

MacLean, Evan L., et al. “The evolution of self-control..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 111, no. 20, May 2014, pp. E2140–48. Pubmed, doi:10.1073/pnas.1323533111. Full Text

Nunn, Charles L., et al. “Interactions between micro- and macroparasites predict microparasite species richness across primates..” The American Naturalist, vol. 183, no. 4, Apr. 2014, pp. 494–505. Epmc, doi:10.1086/675362. Full Text

Nunn, C. L., et al. “Shared resources and disease dynamics in spatially structured populations.” Ecological Modelling, vol. 272, Jan. 2014, pp. 198–207. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2013.10.004. Full Text

Nunn, C. L., et al. “Mating Competition, Promiscuity, and Life History Traits as Predictors of Sexually Transmitted Disease Risk in Primates.” International Journal of Primatology, vol. 35, no. 3–4, Jan. 2014, pp. 764–86. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s10764-014-9781-5. Full Text

Matthews, L. J., et al. “Cultural inheritance or cultural diffusion of religious violence? A quantitative case study of the Radical Reformation.” Religion, Brain and Behavior, vol. 3, no. 1, July 2013, pp. 3–15. Scopus, doi:10.1080/2153599X.2012.707388. Full Text

Young, Hillary, et al. “Does habitat disturbance increase infectious disease risk for primates?.” Ecology Letters, vol. 16, no. 5, May 2013, pp. 656–63. Epmc, doi:10.1111/ele.12094. Full Text

Gómez, José María, et al. “Centrality in primate-parasite networks reveals the potential for the transmission of emerging infectious diseases to humans..” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 110, no. 19, May 2013, pp. 7738–41. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1220716110. Full Text

Cooper, N., and C. L. Nunn. “Identifying future zoonotic disease threats: Where are the gaps in our understanding of primate infectious diseases?.” Evolution, Medicine and Public Health, vol. 2013, no. 1, Jan. 2013, pp. 27–36. Scopus, doi:10.1093/emph/eot001. Full Text

Nunn, Charles L., and Brian Hare. “Pathogen flow: what we need to know..” American Journal of Primatology, vol. 74, no. 12, Dec. 2012, pp. 1084–87. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajp.22070. Full Text